Partnership Projects to Improve Healthcare for Remote Communities Story Dr Varghese Philip, Godfrey Sim and Mandy Glass. Photos LuAnne Cadd    West Sepik and Enga – Two Projects already up and running Many remote communities have limited or no access to healthcare resulting in higher mortality rates, higher disease burden, lost productivity and a blighted […]

Delivering Aid and Repatriating Patients into the Earthquake-stricken Area Story Mandy Glass. Photos Glenys Watson (GW), Jonny Watson (JW), Jason Marsh (JM), Markus Bischoff (MB), Sally Lloyd (SL), Mandy Glass (MG) “This week I’ve been busy flying over 8500Kgs of relief goods to those communities affected by the earthquake, including rice, tinned fish, water, nails, […]

United Efforts to get Relief Supplies flown out Activity has been high at MAF’s Headquarters in Mount Hagen, following the 7.6 earthquake of 26 February. MAF Disaster Response personnel are programming flights while base staff are loading aircraft and dispatching them with the much-needed relief goods. The supplies are being delivered to the earthquake-stricken communities […]